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1 dead in Surrey shooting outside Days Inn hotel

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RCMP say they responded to reports of shots fired at the Days Inn on King George Boulevard Monday evening, where they found a man suffering from gunshot wounds. Despite efforts to save him, he died at the scene. – Jul 5, 2022

A man has been shot and killed outside the Days Inn hotel in Surrey, B.C.

RCMP was called to the parking lot of the hotel on King George Boulevard near University Drive just before 5 p.m. Monday.

They found a man suffering from apparent gunshot wounds.

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Despite all attempts to revive him, RCMP says he was pronounced dead at the scene.

A suspect vehicle described as an older model silver four-door Infiniti sedan was seen fleeing from the area, according to RCMP.

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A burnt-out vehicle was also found near 96 Avenue and 124 Street that police say may be connected to the shooting.

There is no word yet on whether the attack is believed to be related to the Lower Mainland gang conflict.

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